Abu Dhabi

'World's heaviest woman' dies

2017-09-25 20:38

An Egyptian believed to be the world's heaviest woman has died of heart and kidney failure at an Abu Dhabi hospital.

BP signs $2.2bn Abu Dhabi oil deal

2016-12-18 13:29

British oil giant BP has secured a 10% share in an onshore oil concession in Abu Dhabi in a deal worth $2.2bn.

Rosberg tells F1 to 'drop' Hamilton controversy

2016-11-29 14:39

World champion Nico Rosberg says Formula 1 should "drop" the current discussion about team mate Lewis Hamilton's tactics in Abu Dhabi.

How an F1 veteran predicted Hamilton's antics ahead of the Abu Dhabi GP

2016-11-28 14:41

F1 legend Gerhard Berger said he could imagine Lewis Hamilton deploying every tactic to win the world championship during Sunday's race.

2016 Abu Dhabi GP: Rosberg foils Hamilton to claim maiden title

2016-11-27 19:13

Nico Rosberg clinched his maiden world title on Sunday when he finished second in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix despite Lewis Hamilton ignoring team orders in his quest to foil the German.

What a race! Hamilton wins Abu Dhabi GP, Rosberg takes his first title!

2016-11-27 16:55

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton might have won the Abu Dhabi GP, but team mate Nico Rosberg wins his very first title championship.

Abu Dhabi GP: Hamilton tops second practice

2016-11-25 16:44

Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time in the second practice session of the Abu Dhabi GP.

Rosberg says he has 'no problem' shaking hands with Hamilton, this video begs to differ...

2016-11-25 11:07

Nico Rosberg says he and Lewis Hamilton did not deliberately refuse to shake hands ahead of their 2016 title showdown.

Abu Dhabi 'my last race' - Jenson Button

2016-11-25 08:39

McLaren driver Jenson Button has admitted Sunday's Abu Dhabi grand prix will probably be his last in F1.

Title-chasing Hamilton admits 'impossible odds' against him

2016-11-22 07:39

Lewis Hamilton may face 'impossible odds' but has vowed to "give everything" to stop Nico Rosberg winning the F1 Drivers' championship at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.


Etihad chief to step down

2017-01-24 18:14

Australian James Hogan is to stand down as head of the Etihad Airways group, as the Abu Dhabi-based carrier struggles with investments in European airlines.

International push aims to protect endangered heritage

2016-12-02 21:30

Representatives from dozens of countries have began a meeting in Abu Dhabi to discuss the creation of a $100m fund to protect and restore heritage sites threatened by extremism and conflict.

Wolff quips to Horner: 'Maybe Hamilton should drive for Red Bull'

2016-11-29 13:49

Nico Rosberg and his equally famous father are not joining in the criticism of Lewis Hamilton following the 2016 title finale in Abu Dhabi.

Rosberg vs. Hamilton - 2016 F1 title race by race

2016-11-28 07:45

Nico Rosberg has won the 2016 F1 Drivers' championship after a season-long duel with Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton. We look at where the title was won and lost, race by race...

F1 Champion Rosberg happy to be 'bland bombshell'

2016-11-27 18:28

Nico Rosberg realised a dream and silenced his critics on Sunday when he emulated his father Keke's achievement and claimed his maiden Formula 1 drivers' championship.

Abu Dhabi GP: Vettel fastest in 3rd practice

2016-11-26 13:49

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel sets the pace during the 3rd practice session ahead of the 2016 Abu Dhabi GP.

Hamilton faster than Rosberg in 1st Abu Dhabi practice

2016-11-25 13:59

Lewis Hamilton overcame a minor scare to post the fastest time in the first practice for the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Friday.

F1: Verstappen 'very positive' about 2017 car package

2016-11-25 10:23

Although Max Verstappen is already being talked about as a future Formula 1 champion, the Dutch teenager is unsure how competitive he can be next season

Rosberg vs. Hamilton: F1 title to be decided at Abu Dhabi GP

2016-11-24 10:45

Mercedes duo Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton will battle for the 2016 F1 Drivers' Championship at the Abu Dhabi GP. Who do you think will win?

Credit Suisse, UBS to work with Abu Dhabi banks

2016-06-20 10:47

Credit Suisse and UBS, which have scaled back from the Gulf since the financial crisis, are advising on the potential merger of Abu Dhabi’s two largest banks.

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